Environmental Law by Stuart BellEnvironmental Law by Stuart Bell

Environmental Law

byStuart Bell, Donald McGillivray, Ole Pedersen

Paperback | July 1, 2017

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Trusted by generations of students and academics alike, the ninth edition of this leading text continues to provide far-reaching coverage of the essential topics taught on most environmental law courses. The authors consider the areas thematically, tackling the key debates and explaining thesubject in its social and political context. The clear and accessible writing style ensures that readers are informed yet not overwhelmed. Known for its clear structure and systematic approach, readers new to the subject are provided with a logical introduction while those with more experience can explore the intricacies of the content. The text is supported by a number of learning features designed to help students engage with the material, develop critical thinking skills, and to guide further research. This book is also accompanied by an Online Resource Centre featuring additional chapters, expanded further reading suggestions for each chapter, annotated web links and legal updates.
Professor Stuart Bell is Professor of Law and Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences at the University of York. Professor Donald McGillivray is Reader in Law at the University of Sussex. Dr. Ole Pedersen is Reader in Law at Newcastle University. Dr. Emma Lees is University Lecturer in Environmental and Property Law at Cambridge Univers...
Title:Environmental LawFormat:PaperbackDimensions:856 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0 inPublished:July 1, 2017Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0198748329

ISBN - 13:9780198748328

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Table of Contents

Part 1. Introductory Themes1. What is environmental law? A brief introduction2. History and challenges3. Values, principles, rights, justice and environmental law4. The form, function and administration of environmental lawPart 2. Integrated Themes5. International law and environmental protection6. The European Union and the environment7. The regulation of environmental protection8. Environmental crime and enforcement9. Public participation10. Access to environmental justice and the role of the courts11. Private law and environmental protectionPart 3. Sectoral Coverage12. Town and country planning13. Environmental assessment14. Environmental permitting and integrated pollution prevention and control (IPPC)15. Climate change, ozone depletion, and air quality16. Contaminated land17. Water pollution and water quality18. Waste management19. The conservation of nature20. New technologiesAvailable on the Online Resource Centre21. Landscape management22. Local controls and remedies23. Disposal of waste to sewers

Editorial Reviews

"It is an excellent text which combines together all of the principal aspects of environmental law." --Dr Haydn Davies, Associate Professor and Director of Research, Birmingham City University